|Genres:||Country & Bluegrass Country / Bluegrass Holiday & Seasonal|
|Tags:||country rascal flatts country pop rock pop|
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US country pop trio formed by Columbus, Ohio, USA natives Gary LeVox (Gary Wayne Vernon Jnr., 10 July 1970, Columbus, Ohio, USA; vocals) and Jay DeMarcus (b. Stanley Wayne DeMarcus Jnr., 26 April 1971, Columbus, Ohio, USA; vocals, piano, bass, drums, guitar). The duo grew up in Columbus as close friends and musical partners. The multi-instrumentalist DeMarcus relocated to Nashville in 1992, working as a session musician and joining Christian group East To West. He persuaded LeVox to leave his job in Ohio and join him in a band with fellow session musician Joe Don Rooney (b. 13 September 1975, Baxter Springs, Kansas, USA; vocals/guitar). The trio signed a recording contract with Lyric Street Records and set about completing work on the songs that would comprise their debut album. Released in 2000, Rascal Flatts spawned four US Top 10 country hits, including Prayin For Daylight and Im Movin On. The album went on to spend over...